UPDATE: Police question young man over M'boro stabbing
UPDATE: Police are questioning a 21-year-old man over a stabbing incident.
A teenager was allegedly stabbed in the stomach by a machete at least once at a private residence in Maryborough.
The 17-year-old was taken to Hervey Bay Hospital in a serious, but stable, condition, in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Witnesses recall seeing the victim covered in blood as he was transported by emergency crews.
The witnesses told the Chronicle they had been arriving to work just after 7.30am when they were confronted by police wanting to know if they had seen a male in black tracksuit pants and a Jim Beam t-shirt
EARLIER: A TEENAGER has been taken to Hervey Bay Hospital in a serious but stable condition after an alleged stabbing this morning in Maryborough.
A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman confirmed they were called to the home just after 7am, Wednesday.
Police officers are still attempting to identify the alleged offender.
The home was taped off this morning as forensic officers and detectives investigated the scene.
"We believe all parties are known to each other," the detective said.
"At this stage we are in the early parts of the investigation."
Police are calling for any assistance from the public and if anyone has any information, please call Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.
It is the second stabbing to have happened in Maryborough overnight after emergency crews got a 000 call to a property on Kent St about 9.30pm on Tuesday night.